Pottery Birdhouse

Mount this handmade ceramic birdhouse on a tree to give petite bird species a painterly place to call home.
created by

Erik Hertz

$28.00

Erik Hertz created by

Erik Hertz

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Bird Sanctuary

Ceramicist Erik Hertz takes a fresh approach to his handcrafted birdhouses. Instead of the traditional boxy shape, he creates a rounded refuge that is both a work of art and a natural addition to the wooded landscape. Its small opening offers an inviting shelter to many varieties of bug-eating birds, like finches and wrens, while turning away larger, predatory species. Hertz's use of mottled, colorful glazes makes his birdhouses a welcome sight to the human eye as well.Handmade in Melbourne Beach, Florida.

Due to the handmade nature of this item, each is unique and will vary.

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Made in Florida

Erik Hertz

created by

Erik Hertz

location

Maryland

First exposed to pottery at a craftsman’s fair in Asheville, North Carolina, Erik has been making pottery for over 40 years. He enjoys making beautiful, functional items for everyday use and currently teaches pottery to children and adults while serving as the Ceramics Director of The Ocean City Center for the Arts.

Handmade Made in the USA
Made from
twigs, stoneware clay
Measurements
4" L x 4" W x 4" H
Ingredients
Care
Can be hand-washed, also dishwasher safe.
Item ID
26113

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UncommonGoodsPottery Birdhouse
 
4.8

(based on 40 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (31)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Attractive (36)
  • Easy to set up (23)
  • Durable (14)
  • Attracts the right animals (8)
  • Easy to clean (5)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Year round (15)
  • Summer (12)
  • Spring (10)
  • Fall (7)
  • In the lawn (6)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Midrange shopper (26), Budget shopper (10)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (33), No (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Love this cozy house

Wrens nest in our plants making watering difficult and the birds and babies are hard to see

Wrens nest in our plants making watering difficult and the birds and babies are hard to see

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

pottery birdhouse

Very pretty, but needs to be larger to accomodate nest And birds. Also needs a better perch.

Very pretty, but needs to be larger to accomodate nest And birds. Also needs a better perch.

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5.0

Perfect gift and excellent addition to our garden

By 

from Greensboro, NC

About Me Midrange Shopper

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Attractive
  • Easy To Clean

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Year Round

    Comments about UncommonGoods Pottery Birdhouse:

    We use it for a bird house and is used often

     
    5.0

    Perfect Mother's Day Gift

    By 

    from Milford, MA

    About Me Midrange Shopper

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Attractive
    • Attracts The Right Animals
    • Durable
    • Easy To Set Up

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Year Round

      Comments about UncommonGoods Pottery Birdhouse:

      Love the small size.

      Service and delivery comments:

      Delivered the very next day with rush delivery.

       
      5.0

      Great housewarming gift for brother

      By 

      from Boston, MA

      About Me Midrange Shopper

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Attractive
      • Durable

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • In The Lawn
        • Year Round

        Comments about UncommonGoods Pottery Birdhouse:

        My brother loved his gift! Perfect for his new home.

        Service and delivery comments:

        Delivery was prompt and product was exactly as pictured on the listing.

         
        5.0

        Beautifully Made

        By 

        from Ohio

        About Me Budget Shopper

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        Pros

        • Attractive
        • Attracts The Right Animals
        • Durable
        • Easy To Set Up

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Fall
          • In The Lawn
          • Spring
          • Summer

          Comments about UncommonGoods Pottery Birdhouse:

          Beautiful Gift!

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes
           
          4.0

          unusual gift for new home owner

          By 

          from Maine

          About Me Budget Shopper

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Attractive
          • Durable
          • Easy To Set Up

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • In The Lawn
            • Year Round

            Comments about UncommonGoods Pottery Birdhouse:

            She and her roommate are enjoying it.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • Yes
             
            5.0

            Gift

            By 

            from SC

            About Me Midrange Shopper

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Attractive

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about UncommonGoods Pottery Birdhouse:

                I chose this gift for bird watchers. The pottery was very beautiful.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes
                 
                5.0

                Great

                By 

                from Newark, DE

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Attractive

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Year Round

                  Comments about UncommonGoods Pottery Birdhouse:

                  It was great

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • Yes
                   
                  5.0

                  beautiful. Can't wait to give as a gift.

                  By 

                  from Moorhead, MN

                  About Me Budget Shopper

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Attractive

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about UncommonGoods Pottery Birdhouse:

                      It was slightly smaller than I expected but I hadn't read the dimensions. Actual bird house is the same as given dimensions.

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • Yes

                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      4.0

                      Love this cozy house

                      By 

                      from Dallas, Texas

                      About Me Midrange Shopper

                      Pros

                      • Attractive
                      • Easy To Clean
                      • Easy To Set Up

                      Cons

                      • Needs longer perch

                      Best Uses

                      • Year Round

                      Comments about UncommonGoods Pottery Birdhouse:

                      Wrens nest in our plants making watering difficult and the birds and babies are hard to see

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No

                      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Just as expected

                      By 

                      from Bergen County NJ

                      Verified Buyer

                      Comments about UncommonGoods Pottery Birdhouse:

                      Beautiful ceramic bird house, just about the size we expected. The perch was too short and too thin, so we made our own from a small branch. It was easy to mount on a tree and will enjoy seeing it being used.

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • Yes

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